BS5534 is still a game-changer for the roofing industry

BS5534 is still a game-changer for the roofing industry

The introduction of BS5534 was a real game-changer for the roofing industry when it came into force. SR Timber’s Trading Director Shaun Revill looks at the impact it has had on timber roofing batten. When it was launched, British Standard BS5534 (which as revised in 2018 to be BS 5534:2014 + A2:2018) – which set…

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A guide to what makes batten compliant

A guide to what makes batten compliant

SR Timber’s Trading Director Shaun Revill talks about the certification that the company has in place to ensure that the timber it supplies to merchants meets all national and international recommendations and standards for quality and compliance – meaning that merchants and their customers have complete peace of mind when they purchase graded roofing battens….

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Speed of batten delivery key for contractors

Speed of batten delivery key for contractors

The speed at which suppliers can get graded timber batten to site appears to be overtaking cost as the primary concern for roofing contractors. That’s the surprising finding of a recent promotional campaign run by SR Timber, a North Nottinghamshire-based company that is a leading importer of specialised timber products and the UK’s largest importer…

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SR Timber Arena featured on SPORTbible

SR Timber Arena featured on SPORTbible

One of the most popular websites in the UK has thrown the spotlight on the non-league football club that SR Timber sponsors. Under the headline ‘Non-League Side Teversal FC Have A Tesco Trolley Park For A Stand’, a tongue-in-cheek article on SPORTbible has pictures of two reclaimed trolley shelters that had been rescued from the…

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SR Timber supports skills with £6,000 materials donation to construction college

SR Timber supports skills with £6,000 materials donation to construction college

In a bid to support the next generation of construction workers and roofing contractors, SR Timber has donated a range of timber products totalling more than £6,000 in value to its local college. SR Timber has made the donation to Vision West Nottinghamshire College’s Construction Centre in Kirkby-in-Ashfield and nearly 200 students will benefit as…

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